Welcome to The Edventure Collaborative, a federation of two, thriving, community Primary Schools in Islington.
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Welcome to

The Edventure Collaborative

Together we learn

Welcome to

The Edventure Collaborative

Together we learn

Extended School Assistant (Drayton Park)

Salary Range: NJC Scale 4
Contract: Part-time and Permanent

To Start: As Soon as Possible


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Read our Extended School Assistant Job Description

Read our Application Guidance

Apply for the Post

Complete our Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form


Drayton Park is a maintained, federated primary school in the heart of Islington. We are a happy, vibrant and creative school that encourages positive attitudes to learning and where staff, pupils and the wider community come together to provide the highest standards of education. We run our own, highly successful Breakfast and After School Clubs. Both are becoming increasingly popular with parents and we are delighted to be looking for great new practitioners to join our brilliant team.


You are: 

  • Someone who loves helping children play and learn.
  • An excellent practitioner, with a proven background in childcare and play work.
  • Committed to supporting and including the broadest range of pupils. 
  • Great at contributing to happy, collaborative teams. 
  • Capable of working in a complex service in an organised, efficient and very friendly way.
  • Committed to following the school’s policies and ethos, whilst helping us make them even better.
  • Great at solving problems in positive ways.
  • Good at using feedback and support to develop yourself.
  • Committed to nurturing partnerships with parents and the wider community.


We offer: 

  • An ambitious commitment to belonging, wellbeing and learning for all.
  • Great children who want to play and learn.
  • A thriving service, very popular with parents and ripe for further development.
  • Supportive management, committed to staff as well as pupil wellbeing.
  • A strong sense of teamwork and collaboration.
  • A commitment to excellent professional development.
  • A creative and innovative approach to everything we do.


Visits to the school are encouraged and can be organised by contacting the school office on 020 7607 4142. 


Closing date: Midnight on Sunday 24th September, 2023     
Interview date: Thursday 28th September